Managing Learning Disabilities in High School
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Resources and information for high school students and their parents to help manage or find support
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myHomework Student Planner on the App Store

Read reviews, compare customer ratings, see screenshots, and learn more about myHomework Student Planner. Download myHomework Student Planner and enjoy it on your iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.
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Great app for LD students who need a tool to organize their homework schedule.

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Understanding Executive Functioning Issues

Understanding Executive Functioning Issues | Managing Learning Disabilities in High School | Scoop.it
Understand and learn about executive functioning issues in children. Browse other articles on executive functioning and working memory problems on Understood.org.
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Understanding Dyspraxia

Understanding Dyspraxia | Managing Learning Disabilities in High School | Scoop.it
What is Dyspraxia? Learn about dyspraxia symptoms and treatment options. Read more about motor skill problems and learning disorders in children.
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5 Confusing Signs of Nonverbal Learning Disabilities

5 Confusing Signs of Nonverbal Learning Disabilities | Managing Learning Disabilities in High School | Scoop.it
Symptoms of nonverbal learning disabilities can seem contradictory (such as being very talkative but unable to hold a conversation). See five confusing signs.
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Assistive Technology Devices . Learning Disabilities . Education | PBS Parents

Assistive Technology Devices . Learning Disabilities . Education | PBS Parents | Managing Learning Disabilities in High School | Scoop.it
See an extensive list that describes different types of assistive technology devices.
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Students With Both mathematics and Reading Difficulties

Students With Both mathematics and Reading Difficulties | Managing Learning Disabilities in High School | Scoop.it
Students who have both reading and mathematics difficulties are obviously at a double disadvantage. However, even though the reading and mathematical processing areas of the brain are separate from...
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5 Tips for Parents of a Child with ADHD

5 Tips for Parents of a Child with ADHD | Managing Learning Disabilities in High School | Scoop.it
If you’re the parent of a child with ADHD, you know this condition can make life difficult at times.  Depending on the severity of your case, some of your daily challenges may seem overwhelming, even insurmountable.  Fortunately for parents, there...
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Use This Note-Taking Strategy | 11 Tips for High School Success

Use This Note-Taking Strategy | 11 Tips for High School Success | Managing Learning Disabilities in High School | Scoop.it
Taking notes as an ADHD high school student
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Helping Children with Learning Disabilities: Tips for Parents

Helping Children with Learning Disabilities: Tips for Parents | Managing Learning Disabilities in High School | Scoop.it
Practical tips for making things easier both at home and school for a child with a learning disorder.
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What Mountain Climbers and Individuals with Special Needs Have in Common

What Mountain Climbers and Individuals with Special Needs Have in Common | Managing Learning Disabilities in High School | Scoop.it
A valuable lesson we can learn from individuals with special needs on effort vs. performance.
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5 Simple Ways to Improve Your Child’s Focus

5 Simple Ways to Improve Your Child’s Focus | Managing Learning Disabilities in High School | Scoop.it
Concentration and focus can be trouble spots for kids with ADHD. Here are tips on improving focus in children with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder.
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Make the Grades: How to Energize Learning

Make the Grades: How to Energize Learning | Managing Learning Disabilities in High School | Scoop.it
Teaching them to ask questions is a great strategy to help ADHD children retain information and get excited about learning.
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Mathematics Interventions: What Strategies Work for Struggling Learners or Students With Learning Disabilities? | Education Northwest

In a search of evidence-based materials from research organizations, we found several resources that are written for teachers and other practitioners.
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What’s the Difference Between Dysgraphia and Dyslexia?

What’s the Difference Between Dysgraphia and Dyslexia? | Managing Learning Disabilities in High School | Scoop.it
Learn about the difference between dysgraphia and dyslexia in children. Understand the writing difficulties that dysgraphic children face.
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Academy inspires academic success in children with learning disabilities

Academy inspires academic success in children with learning disabilities | Managing Learning Disabilities in High School | Scoop.it
A Calgary psychologist co-founded a school for children with learning disabilities that has become world renowned and he is our Inspiring Albertan this week.
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ADHD Schools: Private Schools in Canada for ADHD & ADD Children

ADHD Schools: Private Schools in Canada for ADHD & ADD Children | Managing Learning Disabilities in High School | Scoop.it
Find private schools that specialize in helping ADHD students. Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder requires special help.
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Helping Kids Who Struggle With Executive Functions | Child Mind Institute

Helping Kids Who Struggle With Executive Functions | Child Mind Institute | Managing Learning Disabilities in High School | Scoop.it
Learning specialists share a mix of specific strategies and alternative learning styles that help kids who struggle with executive functioning get organized.
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What It's Really Like To Be On The Autism Spectrum - xoJane

What It's Really Like To Be On The Autism Spectrum - xoJane | Managing Learning Disabilities in High School | Scoop.it
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What It's Really Like To Be On The Autism Spectrum
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My diagnosis was for Non-Verbal Learning Disorder, an autism spectrum disorder. Having non-verbal learning disorder is hard. It's with me every single day, every moment.
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Youth to Youth

Youth to Youth | Managing Learning Disabilities in High School | Scoop.it
Youth to Youth, a website for students with LD by students with LD
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ADHD / ADD & School: Helping Children with ADHD Succeed at School

ADHD / ADD & School: Helping Children with ADHD Succeed at School | Managing Learning Disabilities in High School | Scoop.it
Practical tips for helping a child with ADHD thrive in school and enjoy learning.
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